|«The Prizefighter and the Lady» Trailer|
«The Prizefighter and the Lady» (1933) is a romantic drama starring Myrna Loy, Max Baer, Primo Carnera, Jack Dempsey, and Walter Huston. It was the film debut for professional boxers Baer and Carnera. Carnera was the world heavyweight boxing champion at the time of the film’s release, while Baer took the title away from him the following year. Directed by W. S. Van Dyke and Howard Hawks, it was adapted for the screen by John Lee Mahin and John Meehan, from the story by Frances Marion...
Keywords: feature film; boxing; myrna loy; max baer; livermore larupper; madcap maxie; primo carnera; ambling alp; jack dempsey; manassa mauler; walter huston; w.s. van dyke